drink down

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drink down

To drink all of something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "drink" and "down." This smoothie is gross—I really can't drink it down.
See also: down, drink

drink something down

to drink something; to consume all of something by drinking it. Here, drink this down, and see if it makes you feel better. Drink down this medicine.
See also: down, drink
References in classic literature ?
Though the barber had drank down this story with greedy ears, he was not yet satisfied.
For over twenty years the two brothers ran Trotter's Independent Traders from their flat in Peckham, drove a clapped-out yellow Reliant Robin and drank down the Nag's Head.
Charybdis, who lurked under a fig tree a bow shot away on the opposite shore, drank down and spewed forth the waters thrice a day and was fatal to shipping.
Parents were shocked at how their children eagerly drank down the samples.